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Episode 1014

From Countdown

Episode 1014 was broadcast on 17 July 1990, as part of Series 20.

Derek Coombs played Pat Daines, with Derek Coombs winning 56 – 15. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Derek Coombs Score Pat Daines Others Max.
1 NNTBAOARF BOAT 4 – 0 afront ☓ BARTON, NATRON* 6
2 XWRZEAIQY WAXIER 10 – 0 YEAR 12
3 LDTTEAUTE TATTLED 17 – 0 LAUD 19
4 75 100 25 6 1 7 → 675 675
6 × 100 + 75
27 – 10 675
6 × 100 + 75


29
5 FLBROIODR BLOOD 32 – 15 DROOL BIFOLD*, FLORID*, FORBID 35
6 LTRCAIAPO TROPICAL 40 – 15 TRAIL CORALITA* 43
7 EIHSGESDS SIGHED 46 – 15 SHIED DISHES*, DISSES*, HEDGES, HISSED*, HISSES*, SEDGES*, SEISED*, SEISES*, SIEGES 49
8 25 7 10 1 9 5 → 964 957 ☓ 46 – 15

CV: 964 = 7 × 5 × 25 + 9 × 10 − 1

59
9 ECAMELPIE PIECEMEAL
(17 seconds)
56 – 15 69


External Links

  • Watch this episode on YouTube (part 1) (Round 1 only) (2:37 onwards)